Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islanderhttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/category.detail/nav/5064/News from around the regionen-usFri, 10 Apr 2020 15:09:08 EDTFri, 10 Apr 2020 15:09:08 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssCOVID-19 challenge: Child carehttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/591611.htmlWith COVID-19 causing school closures, unemployment and an economic crisis, those who double as a parent and essential worker are having to find alternatives for childcar.Thu, 9 Apr 2020 00:00:00 EDT450-bed field hospital to open in Miami Beachhttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/591610.htmlThe State of Florida has partnered with the Army Corps of Engineers to build a 450-bed temporary hospital in the Miami Beach Convention Center scheduled to open April 20, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Wednesday.Thu, 9 Apr 2020 00:00:00 EDT'Social distancing is working'http://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/591612.htmlAccording to Lee Health officials, social distancing is working in our community. Lee Health President and CEO Dr. Larry Antonucci said Thursday that locally, the curve is steadily beginning to flatten. Yet, this is no time to disregard guidelines.Thu, 9 Apr 2020 00:00:00 EDTMessage of Hope: Houses of worship in Cape turn to broadcasting, streaming serviceshttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/591613.htmlFrom the darkest of days - hope. That is at the heart of the Easter message and this year is no exception at churches across Cape Coral.Thu, 9 Apr 2020 00:00:00 EDTCape Coral Veteran's Memorial Monument set for a facelifthttp://www.captivasanibel.com/page/content.detail/id/591614.htmlThe Cape Coral Veteran's Memorial Monument -- inspired during a Rotary meeting in 1967 during the Vietnam War -- will undergo a renovation, with the installation of new medallions set for Independence Day morning. ACRA Electric, Inc.Thu, 9 Apr 2020 00:00:00 EDT